Pride Verses From The Bible — The Power Of Pride: Biblical Verses On The Strength Of Unity


What is Pride?

Pride is a feeling of satisfaction, achievement, and self-respect that comes from accomplishing something or being part of a particular group.

Pride: An important concept of the Bible?

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The Bible is full of Scripture that speaks of God’s love and acceptance of all people, regardless of their identity or orientation. In light of the recent Pride Month celebrations, it’s important to remember these verses and the messages they convey. In this blog post, I’ll explore some of the most powerful verses from the Bible that emphasize God’s love for the LGBTQ+ community. I’ll also discuss how we can use these verses to show our support for the LGBTQ+ community, and what we can learn from them about how to love and accept one another.

Those are the best Bible scriptures about Pride.
They will help you to better understand LGBTQ+, Equality, Inclusion, Diversity, Acceptance, Celebration, Visibility, Unity…


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Pride: The Best Bible Verses

1. The wicked, through the pride of his countenance, will not seek after God: God is not in all his thoughts. — [Psalms 10:4]

2. For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith. — [Romans 12:3]

3. But he giveth more grace. Wherefore he saith, God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace unto the humble. — [James 4:6]

4. Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall. — [Proverbs 16:18]

5. When pride cometh, then cometh shame: but with the lowly is wisdom. — [Proverbs 11:2]

6. For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world. — [1 John 2:16]

7. These six things doth the LORD hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him: A proud look, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief, A false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren. — [Proverbs 6:16-19]

8. The fear of the LORD is to hate evil: pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate. — [Proverbs 8:13]

9. Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble. — [1 Peter 5:5]

10. Better is the end of a thing than the beginning thereof: and the patient in spirit is better than the proud in spirit. — [Ecclesiastes 7:8]

11. Only by pride cometh contention: but with the well advised is wisdom. — [Proverbs 13:10]

12. Thus saith the LORD, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches: But let him that glorieth glory in this, that he understandeth and knoweth me, that I am the LORD which exercise lovingkindness, judgment, and righteousness, in the earth: for in these things I delight, saith the LORD. — [Jeremiah 9:23-24]

13. Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honour is humility. — [Proverbs 18:12]

14. He that is void of wisdom despiseth his neighbour: but a man of understanding holdeth his peace. — [Proverbs 11:12]

15. He, that being often reproved hardeneth his neck, shall suddenly be destroyed, and that without remedy. — [Proverbs 29:1]

16. A man’s pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold the humble in spirit. — [Proverbs 29:23]

17. Better it is to be of an humble spirit with the lowly, than to divide the spoil with the proud. — [Proverbs 16:19]

18. For if a man think himself to be something, when he is nothing, he deceiveth himself. — [Galatians 6:3]

19. For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, — [2 Timothy 3:2]

20. Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished. — [Proverbs 16:5]

21. He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat. — [Proverbs 28:25]

22. Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? there is more hope of a fool than of him. — [Proverbs 26:12]

23. For thou hast said in thine heart, I will ascend into heaven, I will exalt my throne above the stars of God: I will sit also upon the mount of the congregation, in the sides of the north: I will ascend above the heights of the clouds; I will be like the most High. — [Isaiah 14:13-14]

24. An high look, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked, is sin. — [Proverbs 21:4]

25. Answer a fool according to his folly, lest he be wise in his own conceit. — [Proverbs 26:5]

26. As snow in summer, and as rain in harvest, so honour is not seemly for a fool. — [Proverbs 26:1]

27. The lofty looks of man shall be humbled, and the haughtiness of men shall be bowed down, and the LORD alone shall be exalted in that day. — [Isaiah 2:11]

28. Proud and haughty scorner is his name, who dealeth in proud wrath. — [Proverbs 21:24]

29. But Hezekiah rendered not again according to the benefit done unto him; for his heart was lifted up: therefore there was wrath upon him, and upon Judah and Jerusalem. — [2 Chronicles 32:25]


We hope you enjoyed those Pride verses.

Pride and unity are powerful forces, as evidenced by the many Bible verses that speak to the strength of a unified people. We can use this power to drive our own goals and ambitions and to help lift up those in need. When we work together, we are able to create a force greater than any of us could create alone. May we all strive to live with humility and strengthen our connections with our fellow man for the betterment of us all.


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